Marriott International has introduced its serviced apartment brand to southern China, with the launch of the OCT Harbour, Shenzhen Marriott Executive Apartments.

Marriott Shenzhen apartments

Located in the centre of the Pearl River Delta city, the 155-unit property covers more than 27,000m² and features a range of studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom suites, each featuring a kitchen and other long-stay amenities. Guest services include a concierge desk, foreign exchange, limousine service and a grocery shopping service, while property facilities include a lounge, 24-hour gym, outdoor pool, kids’ pool, children’s playroom and dry cleaning.

“We are delighted to be opening South China’s very first Marriott Executive Apartments and pleased that the popularity of the Marriott Executive Apartments brand in China continues to grow,” said Simon Cooper, Marriott’s president & managing director for Asia Pacific.

“Designed with extended stay travellers in mind, the apartments are located in an iconic location with the convenience of a five-star, full-service hotel. Offering space, ambience and privacy of residential living the Marriott Executive Apartments enables a comfortable stay while living away from home,” he added.

OCT Harbour is a new entertainment district in central Shenzhen, featuring a waterfront shopping complex, theatre, exhibition centre, aquarium and cinema. It also includes an urban nature reserve, connecting the OCT Wetland Park and Coco Beach with the Binhai Seaside Promenade and Hongshulin Mangrove Forest.

The new Shenzhen property becomes the sixth Marriott Executive Apartments in China, following existing properties in Beijing, Shanghai and Tianjin.